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YHA Auckland K'Road, Haka Lodge


Hostel Details & Location

Host: Lena Schöttmer

Check in: 2:00 pm Check out: 10:00 am

Contact: +64 9 951 0308 Email this hostel

Reception: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

Location: 373 Karangahape Road,


Central Auckland hostel on Karangahape Road


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How to get here

We’re on the corner of Karangahape Road and Day Street, and is a 10-minute walk from Aotea Square. Auckland Airport is a 30-minute drive.

Train: 300m to hostel from Karangahope Station (4mins walk), or up Queen St (11mins bus or 27mins walk) to train from Britomart.
Airport: 25km to Auckland International Airport. Book the Super Shuttle for door-to door or the Airbus, but please be aware the bus-stop is a 10-15 minute uphill walk to the hostel.
Bus: Bus stop just outside the hostel on Rainbow Bridge.

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The hostel that feels like home! Situated in one of the most vibrant locations in central Auckland, YHA Auckland K'Road brings a new class of upmarket style to backpacker accommodation in the city. This historic building on Karangahape Road has been redeveloped to create a loft-style backpackers with modern furnishings, great social spaces, custom-made beds with the best mattresses and privacy curtains.

Upmarket backpacker dorm rooms for those travelling on a budget, and ensuite private rooms for those travellers who like their own space. All accommodation has linen provided.

Located in one of the coolest neighbourhoods in Auckland’s CBD – with heaps of great cafes, restaurants, bars and boutique shopping on the doorstep.

Wooden bunk beds with hotel-quality mattresses, privacy curtains, power points, a reading light and lockable storage; unlimited free WiFi and spacious lounge and kitchen with top of the line facilities. Not to mention our friendly, amazing staff!

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Guest love our

  • Communal lounge
  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • Free WiFi

Shared facilities

  • Free WiFi
  • Communal lounge
  • Communal dining area
  • Laundry facilities
  • Food storage area
  • Fully-equipped kitchen

Entertainment and activities

  • Communal TV
  • Free movies


  • Luggage storage options
  • Towel hire

In-hostel payment options

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • New Zealand Dollars
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Some Auckland highlights:

  • Visit the Sky Tower for breathtaking views over the ‘City of Sails’; try the Sky Walk or Sky Jump if you’re feeling brave.
  • Walk across Auckland’s iconic Harbour Bridge for stunning views of downtown and the harbour
  • Take a walk up Mt Eden to watch the sunset

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